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You Might Be A Chicken Junkie If…

You Might Be A Chicken Junkie If…

When we decided to get a few chickens for our acreage, we never dreamed that we would be overrun with poultry within 6 short months.

How To Calibrate A Hygrometer For Your Incubator.

How To Calibrate A Hygrometer For Your Incubator.

Are you wondering if the humidity level in your incubator is spot on. Humidity is second only to temperature when hatching eggs. Read on to learn how to calibrate your hygrometer correctly with the Salt Test Method.

Why Did Eggs Pip, But No Chicks Hatched?

Why Did Eggs Pip, But No Chicks Hatched?

Often eggs in your incubator will be pipped or cracked, but the chicks just don’t hatch. There are many factors that contribute to this.

Hatching Chickens The Old Fashioned Way

Hatching Chickens The Old Fashioned Way

I think I inherited my love of chickens from my grandmother. She raised hens and hatched baby chicks by the hundreds…

Baby Chicks With Pasty Butts

Baby Chicks With Pasty Butts

When raising baby chicks, you’ll find that they will occasionally get what’s called “Pasty Butt.” It can be caused by the stress of shipping or just hatching in an incubator.

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